Op`o*del"doc (?), n. [So called by Paracelsus. The first syllable may be fr. Gr. vegetable juice.]

1.

A kind of plaster, said to have been invented by Mindererus, -- used for external injuries.

[Obs.]

2.

A saponaceous, camphorated liniment; a solution of soap in alcohol, with the addition of camphor and essential oils; soap liniment.

 

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